Kelaniya Maha Viharaya is a Buddhist temple in near to Colombo, Sri Lanka. The Buddhists believe the temple to have been hallowed during the third and final visit of the Lord Buddha to Sri Lanka, eight years after gaining enlightenment. According to the ancient book call 'Mahawansa' the original pagoda at Kelaniya enshrined a gem studded throne on which the Buddha set and preached. The temple was refurbished in the first half of the 20th century.
This is one of the many temples we have visited. This is a special holy place. It is a place visited by the Buddha when he came to Sri Lanka. There is a huge reclining Buddha in it. This is probably the most worth visiting among the many temples in this country. One of the temples. This Kairaniya Temple is one of the places where the Buddha came to Sri Lanka. This is also a very relaxing place. Many foreigners used to visit here often. This is a good tourist destination in Colombo area. There are many things to visit here, as well as a museum. This temple is very close to the Krania River, and it passes through this river.
There is no one of the most beautiful temples in Colombo. It combines Buddhism and Hinduism. The exterior walls have exquisite Indian gods, and the interior is full of murals. They are exquisite and exquisite. They are definitely must-visit attractions. The temples are full of incense and many people visit.
Sri Lanka’s most sacred Buddhist shrine-Kairaniya Temple in Colombo. Many pilgrims in white go through the sandy ground of the temple barefoot, enshrine chic pink lotus flowers, light small oil lamps, and sprinkle water on an ancient tree. On the base of the linden tree.
Kelaniya Buddha Temple is a famous Buddhist temple in Sri Lanka, also known as the "Royal Temple". The buildings are very distinctive. The sacred and white buildings make people feel calm and there are many Buddhist murals worth visiting.
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